The San Diego chapter of the California Landscape Contractors Association honored 23 local landscape contractors with the 2011 Beautification Award for excellence in landscape installation and maintenance. They presented 52 awards in 26 categories, which encompassed residential and commercial landscape construction, maintenance and renovation, water features, outdoor lighting and water-saving landscapes.
Top Three Awards
The Sweepstakes award for design/build construction went to Ciro’s Landscaping of Escondido. The President’s Award for residential construction went to Nature Designs Landscaping of Vista. The Judges Award for commercial maintenance was presented to The Brickman Group of San Diego.
Multiple Award Winners
The Brickman Group of San Diego and Summit Services of San Diego, each with six awards; Nature Designs Landscaping of Vista with five awards; New Way Landscape & Tree Services of San Diego and Ciro’s Landscaping of Escondido, each with four awards; Torrey Pines Landscape of San Diego and AAA Landscape Specialists of San Marcos, each with three awards; and Backyard Vacations of Carlsbad, H.A. Casillas Landscape of Bonita, O’Connell Landscape Maintenance of Carlsbad, and Benchmark Landscape of Poway, all with two awards each.
Other companies receiving a single award included Lansker’s Landscape Design of San Diego, Mark Schroeder of San Diego, Columbine Landscape of Vista, Schnetz Landscape of Escondido, Kimo’s Landscaping of Carlsbad, Belle Terre Landscapes of San Diego, Allen Landscapes of Oceanside, Shasta Landscaping of San Marcos, Falling Waters Landscape of San Diego, Silver Moon Lighting of Poway and Town & Country Landscape Design of Encinitas.
For more information about the San Diego CLCA, log on to clcasandiego.org.